7:15 Sport - South East Asia

Surveying the action from the stands is Bangkok-based sports correspondent James Goyder... Japan has qualified for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil; and Manny Pacquiao has just confirmed a fight in Macau for this November.

7:30 Insight

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Pundit - History Of Science

Philosopher Prof. Alan Musgrave from the University of Otago... chemist Joseph Priestley, best remembered for his discovery of oxygen.

9:10 African Innovation

Not only is David Sengeh improving prosthetic design with his own research as a biomedical engineer, he is also trying to get youngsters from his homeland of Sierra Leone and neighbouring countries to also recognise the value in innovation and invention.


10 pm Late Edition

A review of the news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11:06 The Story of Big Mama Thornton

The story of blues singer, drummer and harmonica player Big Mama Thornton.

See the PRX website for this programme